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Tollefson, MN Grown visits Morris Area
St. Mary's Christmas program
Local groups awarded Working Class Hero Award from WCMCA
County Board approves 4.1 percent tax increase for 2015
Lake Region Healthcare and Prairie Ridge announce integration agreement
Tigers 1-1 to start the week
Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Tiger gymnasts vault over two school records
Five Cougars honored by NSCAA
Lu Nelsen: Local solutions keep rural America connected
Review: Winter Survival Kit could save lives if used while stranded
Capitol Chatter: Rural lawmakers dominate going into session
Letter: Preventing electrical fires during the holidays
Letter: Cemetery chimes will be quieted in the future
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Area Student Accomplishments 121314
Hadley Harper Wartner
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
August 29, 2008
VP speculation almost finished
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - The speculation is almost over. For months, political observers have been preoccupied about whether Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will be John McCain's running mate, but the Republican presidential candidate's campaign did its best...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 17, 2008
Pawlenty debates on national TV
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty debated the Russia-Georgia crisis on national television Sunday in an appearance that pitted him against another vice presidential hopeful. Pawlenty, reportedly high on Sen. John McCain's running mate list, said Americans would prefer that his candidate...
August 17, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
Political notes -- Peterson: 'I will not be ag secretary'
By Don Davis and Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - One Minnesotan discussed for a Cabinet position if Barack Obama wins the presidency says he would not accept any such offer and another made such a move sound doubtful. U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson heads the U.S. House...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
McCain answers Minnesota questions
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- A soft-spoken John McCain answered Minnesotans' questions for 53 minutes Thursday night, telling them the Iraqi war is going well and that he is not ready to say if Gov. Tim Pawlenty will be his running mate. McCain, in a town hall...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Veterans Window dedicated today
The "Veterans Window" at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris will be blessed and dedicated at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14, in honor of all those who served their country in military service. The stained glass window features red, white and blue of the USA, and on the bottom "For...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
GOP convention wrap: Karl Rove wows state Republicans
By Don Davis and Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ROCHESTER, Minn. - Gov. Tim Pawlenty spoke. So did U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman. And congressional candidates went before state Republican convention delegates with speeches. But it was GOP icon Karl Rove who drew the biggest response...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
Legislature wraps up with lawmakers, Gov. Pawlenty reaching agreement
By Don Davis and Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Tax breaks and a park. A balanced budget and health-care reform. More education money and improved nursing home funding. Those are among issues Minnesota lawmakers approved during a rare Sunday session before adjourning...
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Vets tell House Speaker rural medical services must improve
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau MINNEAPOLIS - Military veterans living in rural areas need more access to federal medical services, Minnesota veterans told the most influential member of Congress. Veterans gathered for a discussion Monday with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
A new home, new direction at Assumption
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune During his visit to the U.S. this week, Pope Benedict XVI praised the country for its commitment to strong religious life. Members of Assumption Church and others in the community are discovering the many ways Father Tim Baltes is helping to bolster that...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
UMM grad keeps tabs on Pope Benedict's U.S. visit
If you can't be there in person, you will be able to track Pope Benedict's U.S. visit this week thanks to the work of a former Morris resident. Tim Drake, a University of Minnesota, Morris graduate and former Sun Tribune staffer, is providing a "play by play" account of the Pope's...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
Foreclosure counseling expands but not yet into state's west
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesotans facing home foreclosure may attend workshops with lenders to work out their financial problems. However, Gov. Tim Pawlenty won't go as far as others and mandate such meetings. Foreclosure counseling workshops already...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am